The Federal Government will be forced to pay back around $550 million after its botched ‘robodebt’ scheme.

Western Australia's Public Transport Authority (PTA) has scrapped a deal with Chinese technology giant Huawei.

The Australian Energy Market Operator (AEMO) has released a report on its Virtual Power Plant (VPP) Demonstration.

The Federal Government is expanding Medicare-subsidised telehealth services.

The finance regulator has questioned the legal status of AGMs conducted via teleconferencing.

Engineers have created a new, shape-changing, free-roaming soft robot to work alongside humans.

Australian researchers are looking at strangely-shaped magnetic fields as a new way to store data.

Researchers have investigated the strength of virtual learning environments.

Services Australia is scrambling to hire new staff as COVID-19 leaves legions on the dole.

A cutting-edge team has been formed to search for the oldest stars and galaxies in our universe.

The NBN has been valued at less than a third of its cost so far.

The Federal Government has dumped its billion-dollar visa platform outsourcing plan.

The MyGov website has crashed amid COVID-19 concern.

The ATO is turning to technology to help its tax avoidance taskforce.

A software firm is creating an electric vehicle subscription service.

The Federal Government is pushing employment service providers to move meetings online.

Victoria is testing virtual courtroom technology after pandemic forced sessions to be suspended.

A mishap during an experiment has cracked a 58-year-old quantum physics puzzle.

Experts have issued advice on keeping kids occupied in quarantine.

Engineers have used graphene to create a thin film for thermal energy harvesting.

New research shows how media coverage can cause people to search for information on an epidemic, regardless of the actual threat level.

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I am Tim Hall; a red-blooded, beer-drinking, Commodore-driving Australian male who has no interest in watching sports – at least, not the sports played by humans.

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